Meet the Team
The owner of Wyvernwood Apartments, Fifteen Group, has assembled a world-class team of leading building and design professionals to transform the property into a beautiful landmark for Boyle Heights. Below is information about the developer and a few of the many professional services firms working to create a modern and dynamic new Wyvernwood.
Fifteen Group – Project Developer
Fifteen Group is a family-owned investment firm that believes that real-estate development is not just about buildings, but about creating and enhancing neighborhoods. The firm is committed to creating environmentally sustainable projects that improve the quality of life for residents, employees, and visitors alike. Since acquiring its first property in 1996, Fifteen Group has owned and operated more than 20,000 apartments in California and ten other states as well as various commercial properties. It has owned Wyvernwood Apartments since 1998.
Torti Gallas and Partners – Architect
Internationally acclaimed architecture and urban design firm Torti Gallas and Partners, Inc., has been designing and implementing beautiful communities for nearly 60 years. In particular the firm has been sought out for its expertise in designing pedestrian friendly, culturally sensitive and environmentally sustainable neighborhoods and the buildings and residences that inhabit them. Today with offices in Los Angeles, Washington, DC and Istanbul, Turkey they are one of the largest and most successful firms in the United States dedicated to the principles of New Urbanism. Their innovative design work has won them numerous awards from such prestigious groups as the American Institute of Architects, the Urban Land Institute, the American Planning Association, the Congress for the New Urbanism, the Environmental Protection Agency and the National Association of Home Builders.
Meléndrez Design Partners – Landscape Architects
Meléndrez is a Los Angeles-based landscape architecture, planning and urban design firm dedicated to improving the quality of life in the urban environment. Their work includes many high-profile and award-winning catalytic projects that have had a significant impact on the region, including the new LAPD Police Administration Building (PAB), Metro Gold Line, the Staples Center and LA Live!, Del Mar Station, and Old Town Pasadena Streetscapes and Alley Walkways.
Fehr & Peers – Transportation Consultants
Fehr & Peers specializes in creative, cost-effective, and results-oriented transportation planning and traffic engineering services. Founded in 1985, the firm offers nationally recognized expertise in such areas as traffic engineering, bicycle and pedestrian planning, and public transit planning.
Stantec – Planning and Civil Engineering
Founded in 1954, Stantec provides professional consulting services including planning, engineering, surveying, architecture, landscape architecture, and environmental sciences. Projects include master-planned communities, single-family, multi-family, mixed-use, commercial, office, industrial, and institutional developments. With over 500 LEED professionals and an extensive portfolio of LEED-certified projects, the firm is recognized as a world-class leader and innovator in the delivery of sustainable solutions.